1 SchoolCIO Profile: Richard
The director of the DOE’s
Office of Educational
Technology discusses some
of his goals for edtech.
2 10 Sites for Differentiated
David Kapuler lists just
some of the many sites
that can help facilitate
3 Teachable Moments for
Nancy White created an
infographic outlining key
lessons students learn in digital
4 4 Trends of Global
Connectivity We As
Educators Can No Longer
J. Robinson argues schools
have little choice in adapting
to the changes wrought
by global connectivity.
5 Free Websites to Help Meet
the Common Core Standards
Vicki Windman lists
free sites to achieve the
standards listed by grade.
6 Figure This! Math
Challenges for Families
This site presents problems
that cover estimation of time
and volume, dealing with large
numbers and using shapes.
7 Create a Culture of
Questioning and Inquiry
Nancy White offers suggestions
to shift classroom thinking
from a culture of compliance
to a culture of questioning.
8 Top 10 Sites/Apps for a
David Kapuler lists his favorite
tools for flipping a classroom.
9 Class Tech Tips: Virtual
Periodic Table of Elements
Monica Burns cites two online
periodic table references.
10 Seven Steps To Website
Evaluation For Students:
Effectiveness For Purpose
Michael Gorman’s series
offers many handy tips
for any educators wanting
to facilitate web page
evaluation by students.
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